Grove's Dictionary of Music and Musicians in 5 Vols.
Complete in 5 thick volumes with many full-page illustrations.Contents tight & clean. A few of the hinges are showing the beginning of cracks but are holding very firmly. The red cloth are slightly sunned & soiled; with shelf wear to top & bottom of spines. Vol.3 has a one-inch piece off top of spine and a half-inch tear. The first blank endpaper of Vol.I is inscribed & signed by renown pianist Ossip Gabrilowitz to Berkeley musician, teacher critic Charles M. Dutton in Berkeley 1923. "To Mr. Charles M. Dutton in most pleasant rememberance of our summer in Berkeley, California 1923. Most cordially Ossip Gabrilowitz". On the opposite endpaper are 2 tipped in original photographs of Gabrilowitz with his wife Clara Clemons (singer & Mark Twain's daughter) and another photo of 2 unknown girls in costume. A unique association set of Grove's work. Will require extra postage. Please "Ask Bookseller" if this is available before ordering. Size: 4to. Bookseller Inventory # 2534
Title: Grove's Dictionary of Music and Musicians in...
Publisher: Theodore Presser, Philadelphia
Publication Date: 1922
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Signed: Signed by Ossip Gabrilowitz
Edition: 6th. Edition.
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